Daily Media Digest March 15, 2019

CTV News
“A University of Calgary laboratory technician collects blood work samples from a centrifuge as part of the clinical study into breast cancer detection.”
TAGS: cancer, breast cancer, clinical study


CTV News
“A University of Saskatchewan neuroscience researcher, Francisco Cayabyab, and his team have discovered a way to “halt” cancer cells from growing.”
TAGS: cancer, research, treatment


CTV News
“… Najib Ayas said in a statement through Vancouver Coastal Health. … at the effect rotating shifts can have on the health of patients with sleep apnea.”
TAGS: sleep disorders, sleep apnea, research, World Sleep Day


“More specifically, a provision of much needed support for Canada’s Stem Cell Network, a collaborative and integrated group of scientists, policy …”
TAGS: stem cell research, regenerative medicine, network


UM Today (press release)
“The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, visited the University of Manitoba on March 14 to highlight more than $39 million for …”
TAGS: research funding, Canada Foundation for Innovation, health research


The Gazette • Western University’s Newspaper
“In an announcement Wednesday morning, Western University received $1 million in research funding from the federal government. Presented by …”
TAGS: research funding, Canada Foundation for Innovation, health research


“Dr. Fady Mansour, a gynecologist and obstetrician at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), said endometriosis is difficult to diagnose because …”
TAGS: endometriosis, women’s health


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“Co-produced by the Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI), powered by Baycrest, and Mary Furlong & Associates, the Innovation Day will …”
TAGS: memory loss, dementia, healthy aging, public event